During my childhood trips to my grandmother’s apartment, I collected trinkets of my dad’s punk rock past, trying on old Sex Pistols shirts that didn’t really fit me and bringing home vinyls I didn’t have the record player to play. In my head my dad was a rockstar, even though his band, Chronic Disorder, had… Continue reading How I Got Into Music
This week I played a show in the music building with Cherry, Loner Spring and Tiny Blue Ghost. My next shows will be on April 18th at Sofar Sounds, and April 19th at The Austin Ale House. Also, Henry and I started recording new music this week.
Ways to Calm Down That Actually Help* The world is moving faster than it ever has. I don’t know about you, but I am always at least a bit overwhelmed. I’m constantly being updated by every form of social media, and like most of my motivated millennial friends, my calendar is always filled! But still,… Continue reading Advice Tuesday: How to Chill
https://www.facebook.com/plugins/post.php?href=https%3A%2F%2Fwww.facebook.com%2Fphoto.php%3Ffbid%3D1183563165061300%26set%3Da.204313799652913.50404.100002228834283%26type%3D3&width=500 Next week we will feature an interview with SUNY Purchase singer, Taylor Burgess. Taylor is a talented singer in multiple genres, including Jazz, Pop and Opera. She is currently studying in the Jazz Voice Program at the Conservatory. In her interview, Taylor will talk about her creative process, influences and artistic journey. We hope… Continue reading Up Next: Interview with Taylor Burgess
Instead of an interview, today’s blog post will focus on my own story of overcoming my own insecurities through music. During my childhood trips to my grandmother’s apartment, I collected trinkets of my dad’s punk rock past, trying on old Sex Pistols shirts that didn’t really fit me and bringing home vinyls I didn’t have… Continue reading A Personal Post.
During her Monday evening shift, I stopped by the Stood to interview Shannon Hanna about her current projects and creative process. Shannon is a talented lyricist, poet and lead singer of punk band Kits in Kahoots. I’ve actually known Shannon for about eight years. We grew up in Queens together and eventually ended up attending the… Continue reading Interview with Shannon Hanna
Instead of an interview, this week’s blog post will focus on some statistics and information about women and the music industry. A number of female artists have spoken out about sexism in the music industry. Indie artist Grimes, is an accomplished visual artist, producer and indie pop superstar. She posted directly on her… Continue reading On the Music Industry